Sumrall High School

198 Center Avenue
Sumrall, MS 39482
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Sumrall High School serves 562 students in grades 9-12.
Sumrall High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Sumrall High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Sumrall High School's student population of 562 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Sumrall High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sumrall High School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#249 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
9%
48%
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White
89%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.200.58
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sumrall High School is Seminary High School (10.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sumrall Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sumrall Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sumrall Sumrall Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 963 students
    0.1 miles
    198 Todd Rd.
    Sumrall, MS 39482
    (601) 758-4289
    0.1 K-5 963
  • Sumrall Sumrall Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 453 students
    1.0 miles
    1217 Highway 42
    Sumrall, MS 39482
    (601) 758-4416
    1 6-8 453
  • Hattiesburg Oak Grove Lower Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 2-3 | 649 students
    10.3 miles
    1762 Old Highway 24
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 268-3862
    10.3 2-3 649
  • Hattiesburg Oak Grove Upper Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 4-5 | 701 students
    10.3 miles
    1760 Old Hwy. 24
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 264-6724
    10.3 4-5 701
  • Seminary Seminary Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-4 | 428 students
    10.3 miles
    200 Main St.
    Seminary, MS 39479
    (601) 722-3355
    10.3 K-4 428

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